Labour Market Research

Learn about the local, regional and national labour market information including industry trends and how to use online resources available to compliment your job search and/or your career decisions.

Reserve your spot for this session: 519-439-0501 or email your contact info to info@lehc.ca

Social Media for Job Search

We live in a digital age, and as such, it is only natural that the job search transitions into the digital world as well. In our Social Media seminar, participants will learn step-by-step how to make this happen.

The course focuses on personal and professional branding and how it can enhance your job search through platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. In addition, the course guides you to develop a LinkedIn profile and opportunities to use it to search jobs, network, and connect with other professionals in a field.

Reserve your spot in this session: 519-439-0501 or email your contact info to info@lehc.ca

What is the Best Career Pathway for a Newcomer?

Are you a newcomer who needs help getting your job search skills and finding a job?

I am Sara Mesa from London Employment Help Centre, and I am a newcomer. I am going to start sharing with you stories of newcomers who have a job and are successful in Canada. Check the LEHC’s new Youtube video!

Video Resumes

Video is taking over. It’s people’s favourite way to consume information. The trend is happening with resumes as well. It is a unique way to help you stand out in the job search, but it takes planning, preparation and practice.

Have a look here for more information about visual resumes, how to create them and when to use them! You can review some examples here to get started.

Video resumes

Tips for Video Meetings

Video meetings are becoming the norm. It can be a challenge to get used to at first for those that perform better in person, but it is a skill worth developing. Job seekers need to find ways to translate their performance to video. See below for some helpful tips about video meetings, whether they are informational interviews, seminars, interviews, workshops or webinars. Smile, you’re on camera!

Video meeting tips

Make your resume stand out

The Resume F Factor

So much of the world of work is going digital. It can definitely seem like it’s too hard to stand out in the job market. Researchers have shown that HR readers focus on certain points in the resume to find what they are looking for. Motion and heat sensors were used while studying how HR professionals read documents and it the findings showed the “f” pattern. Are you putting all of the most important information on your resume within the pattern? Give it a try.